Low Forceps / Maternal and Foetal complication

Original article


Gada Harb, Mohammed A. Ben Rhuma

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, TMC, Tripoli, Libya

JMJ Vol. 2, No. 3 (March 2003): 47-48


This is a prospective study consists of 95 patient who had low forceps delivery conducted in TMC during the period of eight months. The number of caesarean section in the same period was 1138(16%), the study cases of low forceps were compared with the reminder of population delivered during the same period in order to determine the complication of low forceps delivery. The low forceps group was compared with groups which were delivered by caesarean section or who delivered spontaneously.

Keywords: Low forceps, caesarean section

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